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Handbook Of Adolescent Medicine And Health Promotion - David M. Paperny

Handbook Of Adolescent Medicine And Health Promotion

Hardcover Published: 2nd March 2011
ISBN: 9789814317986
Number Of Pages: 275

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Handbook of Adolescent Medicine and Health Promotion is a medical handbook for health providers, residents, and students as well as other interdisciplinary practitioners who promote the health and well-being of adolescents and young adults. With an emphasis on practical clinical approaches covering comprehensive health evaluation, which impacts on health choices and behaviors, health screening, education and health promotion, this book is a unique combination of pediatrics, internal medicine, gynecology, and psychology. The behavioral and health promotion aspects for adolescents are discussed in depth, with elaboration on the real difference between adolescent medicine and other specialties. An excellent reference, it provides useful case materials and handouts in an easy-to-read format. This book is an absolute must-have for improving the health outcomes and well-being of adolescents and young adults.

Prefacep. vii
Forewordp. ix
About the Authorp. xiii
Medical and Paramedical Visitsp. 1
Growth and Developmentp. 29
Dermatologyp. 47
Chronic Disease Managementp. 63
Fatigue and Psychosomatic Illnessesp. 93
Psychology and Behaviorp. 123
Adolescent Sexuality and Reproductive Healthp. 171
Orthopedic Conditions and Sportsp. 209
Practice Management and New Technologiesp. 223
Health Promotionp. 247
Appendix: Youth Health Program Softwarep. 259
Indexp. 271
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ISBN: 9789814317986
ISBN-10: 9814317985
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 275
Published: 2nd March 2011
Country of Publication: SG
Dimensions (cm): 23.11 x 15.49  x 1.78
Weight (kg): 0.57